20/11/2019 - 16:01

Israel sees Messi visit as victory, even as Argentina and Uruguay draw

Lionel Messi scored a late penalty as Argentina drew 2-2 with Uruguay in a friendly held in Israel Monday, with the Jewish state considering the match a victory. The game…

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20/11/2019 - 15:59

Women strike for minimum wage in Spanish football

Footballers in Spain’s women’s league launched an indefinite strike on Friday seeking to double the minimum wage to 16,000 euros ($17,680), the players’ union AFE announced. The Association of Women’s…

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20/11/2019 - 15:57

Disputed Western Sahara becomes kitesurfing hotspot

In the heart of disputed Western Sahara, a former garrison town has become an unlikely tourist magnet after kitesurfers discovered the windswept desert coast was perfect for their sport. In…

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05/11/2019 - 16:03

‘Mandela is smiling’: Bok victory at Rugby World Cup inspires nation

South Africa’s stunning victory at the Rugby World Cup has prompted a swathe of tributes across a country that has been knee-deep in unemployment and crime. The sight of Siya…

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05/11/2019 - 15:59

Doolittle to skip White House over ‘divisive’ Trump

Washington (AFP) Washington Nationals pitcher Sean Doolittle plans to skip Monday’s White House reception with President Donald Trump, citing the US leader’s “divisive rhetoric,” the Washington Post reported Saturday. Doolittle,…

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05/11/2019 - 15:57

Hertha, Union Fans See Post-Wall Unity In Berlin Derby

Berlin, Three decades after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the German capital’s FC Union and Hertha Berlin will meet for their first Bundesliga derby, with fans wondering if a…

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